Lot 93

Two Autographed CDVs: Gen. Wm. H. Emory & Gen. Hugh B. Ewing
Lot of 2: Maj. Gen. Wm. H. Emory '26, autographed in ink on verso, with Brady backmark. An old army regular, topographical engineer and cavalryman, Emory earned four Civil War brevets for Hanover CH, Fisher's Hill and Cedar Creek while commanding a division in the 19th Corps. Bvt. Maj. Gen. Hugh B. Ewing, ink identified beneath portrait, with Schwing & Rudd, Army of the Cumberland backmark; Col. 30th OVI; successively commanded a brigade and division with distinction at Antietam and later in the west at Chattanooga where his command was Sherman's spearhead.
Est $700 - $900